What Does “FWB” Mean?

By Jax

The abbreviation “FWB” means “Friends With Benefits.” This infers that two people are not emotionally connected while being intimately connected. It is not a safe term to use at work or between children.

Examples and Other Meanings

“You want to be FWBs?”

  • Emotion: Inferring
  • Intention: In this message, someone might actually ask if the other person is interested in having a non-monogamous relationship with the other.

“They’re considered an FWB relationship I think.”

  • Emotion: Inferring
  • Intention: The abbreviation is used to describe an open-relationship type. And it could get used in the middle of a sentence.